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Baby's Own Tablets

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001093
Description
Cylindrical roll of large tablets; roll covered in paper with blue writing on label.
Accession Number
996001093
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Cathartics
Constipation -- in infancy and childhood -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Cylindrical roll of large tablets; roll covered in paper with blue writing on label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
G.T. Fulford Co.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
paper: cream; blue
Inscriptions
Baby's Own // Tablets // A Gentle Laxative // and Corrective Medicine // ... // No. 4350 Proprietary or Patent Medicine Act
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-3 Row D
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.3 cm. x Diam. : 2.0 cm.
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
Display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000; McCord Museum in Montreal ("Growing Up in Montreal") from 26 Aug. 2004 to 22 June 2007; L-2004.3.
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adrenalin chloride solution ampoule

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Dates
1965
1970
circa 1965-1970
Collection
Ms. Connie Cox Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
Accession Number
003017005
Description
A 1 cc ampoule of adrenalin chloride solution; solution is clear; with paper label.
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Accession Number
003017005
Collection
Ms. Connie Cox Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Epinephrine
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
A 1 cc ampoule of adrenalin chloride solution; solution is clear; with paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Ms. Connie Cox, RN, as a teaching aid for instructing nurses at Kingston Psychiatric Hospital.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1965
1970
circa 1965-1970
Date Remarks
Printed on label affixed to ampoule.
Material
glass: transparent
paper: off-white
ink: red
paint: blue
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label affixed to ampoule: "1 CC. // ADRENALIN CHLORIDE // SOLUTION 1:1000 // Epinephrine Hydrochloride // Solution C. S. D. // DOSE - See carton. // Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd."; "Exp. Date: May 1970 // Z 209 B"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A-3 Box 1
Dimension Notes
Length 5.1 cm x Diam 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper label shows wear on edge.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, RN, retired; based on supplier's catalogue: "Complete Catalogue: Products of Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.", 1946, p. 7
Research Facts
Adrenalin chloride solution 1:1000 ampoules are used as a circulatory stimulant, vasoconstrictor and hemostatic; prepared for hypodermic administration; store between 15° and 25°C (59° and 77°F).; protect from light and freezing.
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adrenalin chloride solution ampoule

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Dates
1965
1970
circa 1965-1970
Collection
Ms. Connie Cox Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
Accession Number
003017006
Description
A 1 cc ampoule of adrenalin chloride solution; solution is clear; with paper label
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Accession Number
003017006
Collection
Ms. Connie Cox Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Epinephrine
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
A 1 cc ampoule of adrenalin chloride solution; solution is clear; with paper label
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Ms. Connie Cox, RN, as a teaching aid for instructing nurses at Kingston Psychiatric Hospital.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1965
1970
circa 1965-1970
Date Remarks
Printed on label affixed to ampoule.
Material
glass: transparent
paper: cream
ink: red, blue
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label affixed to ampoule: "1 CC. // ADRENALIN CHLORIDE // SOLUTION 1:1000 // Epinephrine Hydrochloride // Solution C. S. D. // DOSE - See carton. // Park, Davis & Co., Ltd."; "Exp. Date: May 1970 // Z 209 B"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A-3 Box 1
Dimension Notes
Length 5.1 cm x Diam 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper label shows wear on edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, RN, retired; based on supplier's catalogue: "Complete Catalogue: Products of Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.," 1946, p. 7
Research Facts
Adrenalin chloride solution 1:1000 ampoules are used as a circulatory stimulant, vasoconstrictor and hemostatic; prepared for hypoermic administration; store between 15° and 25°C (59° and 77°F).; protect from light and freezing.
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Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills

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Dates
1919
circa 1919
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001252 a-d
Description
(a,b) Two-piece metal pill container with a lid (b) which slides onto the bottom (a); the box contains 48 white pills; (c,d) within the container are folded usage directions in English (c) and French (d) printed on paper.
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Accession Number
996001252 a-d
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Cathartics
Constipation -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
(a,b) Two-piece metal pill container with a lid (b) which slides onto the bottom (a); the box contains 48 white pills; (c,d) within the container are folded usage directions in English (c) and French (d) printed on paper.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - box bottom - Size: Length 4.5 cm. x Width 3.4 cm. x Depth 0.6 cm.
b - box top - Size: Length 15.2 cm. x Width 2.9 cm.
c - written instructions (English) unfolded - Size: Length 7.5 cm. x Width 2.9 cm.
d - written instructions (French) unfolded - Size:
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Odessa in Aug. 1995.
Maker
W. H. Comstock Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1919
circa 1919
Material
pills: white
paper: white
metal: silver; yellow; blue
Inscriptions
Box top reads, "DR. MORSE'S INDIAN ROOT PILLS // A MODERN // VEGETABLE LAXATIVE // UN LAXATIF // VEGETAL MODERNE // CONTENTS 56 PILLS // DIRECTIONS ON BOTTOM // MANUFACTURERS // W.H. COMSTOCK CO. LIMITED // BROCKVILLE, ONT. // MORRISTOWN, N.Y."; side reads, "CONTENTS 56 PILLS // MORE FOR YOUR MONEY
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
(a,b) Box is complete and uncorroded; there are minor surface scratches; (c,d) written instructions are complete, untorn and unstained; (c) has some words written in pencil on the front and back
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"The Snake-Oil Syndrome" by A. Walker Bingham (Ill. 5 + 29), pp. 19, 99, 132 and 136
Research Facts
Used as a laxative
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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gelatin capsules

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Collection
Kingston General Hospital Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
994002003 a-t
Description
Two-piece sliding yellow/burgundy pasteboard box holds 18 empty two-piece gelatin capsules; has capacity chart on bottom and bilingual text.
Accession Number
994002003 a-t
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Capsules
Drug Packaging
Description
Two-piece sliding yellow/burgundy pasteboard box holds 18 empty two-piece gelatin capsules; has capacity chart on bottom and bilingual text.
Number Of Parts
20
Part Names
a - box bottom - Size: Length 6.7 cm. x Width 4.5 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
b - box top - Size: Length 6.8 cm. x Width 4.7 cm. x Depth 2.3 cm.
c-t - capsules - Size: Length 1.3 cm. x Diameter0.5
Provenance
Used at KGH Pharmacy
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co. Ltd
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
pasteboard: yellow/burgundy
Inscriptions
"100 / No. 4 // EMPTY GELATIN CAPSULES // UNSURPASSED IN SOLUBILITY, FIT AND UNIFORMITY // STORE IN A COOL, DRY PLACE // STOCK NO. 5-24-4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row F
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couch grass liquid extract

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Dates
1962
circa 1962
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
Accession Number
000001142 a-b
Description
Wide-mouthed brown glass jar (a) with metal screw top lid (b); paper label on front; jar 4/5 full of a solid material.
Accession Number
000001142 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Diuretics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- vitamins, health restorers, protectors -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Wide-mouthed brown glass jar (a) with metal screw top lid (b); paper label on front; jar 4/5 full of a solid material.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Diam. 6.1 cm
b - lid - Size: Length 1.1 cm x Diam. 6.2 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1962
circa 1962
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: brown
metal: black; silver
paper: white; red; blue; black
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "1 POUND (12 Fl. Oz.) // IRRADOL-A // CONTAINING / HALIVER OIL, OTHER FISH // LIVER OILS AND IRRADIATED // ERGOSTEROL // COMBINED WITH // OTHER VITAMINS, IRON AND // MALT EXTRACT (NON-DIASTATIC) // 2.25 [underlined] GAL [handwritten] // MEDICAMENTA
VERA
PD [see sketch of logo on accession sheet] STANDARDIZED // Irradol–A–Reg. T.M. // Stock 22-67-55 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "L [encircled] P112A – GA [stamped] // FORMULA 1 GRAM 1 FL. OZ. // Vitamin A*..................440 I.U. 18000 I.U. // Vitamin D..................68 I.U. // Vitamin B1 ["1" subscripted] (Thiamine Hydrochloride)......0.1 mg. 4 mg. // Riboflavin (Vitamin B2 ["2" subscripted]).............0.08 mg. 3.2 mg // Niacinamide (Nicotinamide)...........[illeg.] mg. 40 mg. // Iron and Ammonium Citrate, Green.......1/10 gr. 4 gr. // In a palatable base containing Malt Extract. // *Derived from Halibut and other fish liver oils."; left side: "AVERAGE DAILY DOSE – 2 teaspoonfuls. // May be taken during or after meals, either plain or mixed with // milk, orange juice or water. // Anchorglass [embossed]"; bottom: "L – 223 // 3 4 // H [over a stylized anchor; embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Jar is sound; label slightly yellowed, some spots of discolouration; lid dusty, corroding slightly around edge.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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ambodryl hydrochloride elixir

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001145 a-b
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with bakelite (?) screw-top cap (b); paper label on left side; rectangular white sticker on bottom; bottle full of liquid
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Accession Number
000001145 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Anti-Allergic Agents
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with bakelite (?) screw-top cap (b); paper label on left side; rectangular white sticker on bottom; bottle full of liquid
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 19.4 cm x Width 7.5 cm x Depth 4.6 cm
b - cap - Size: Length 2.3 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: brown
plastic: black
paper: white; red; green
Inscriptions
(b) "PD&Co. [monogramme, letters interlaced] [embossed]";(a) printed on left side: "16 FL. OZ. No. 225 // ELIXIR // AMBODRYL ® // HYDROCHLORIDE // BROMODIPHENHYDRAMINE // HYDROCHLORIDE ELIXIR // Contains 10 mg. Ambodryl // Hydrochloride in each 4 cc. // An antihistaminic agent for relief of allergic symptoms. // DOSE – Adults, 1 to 2 // teaspoonfuls; Children up to 12 years, 1/2 to // 2 teaspoonfuls; three // or four times daily. // CAUTION – If medica- // tion causes drowsiness, // reduce dosage and avoid // activities requiring alert- // ness. Do not exceed // recommended dose or // use for prolonged time // except as directed by a physician. // Medical literature available // to physicians on request. // Ambodryl – Registered // Trade Mark // L [encircled] L134 C [stamped] // Stock 9-225-48 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // 414 [handwritten over text above]"; bottom: "5 // O [embossed] // JW [handwritten]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Condition Remarks
Bottle is dusty; label slightly yellowed; some random pen marks and a brown stain near centre; cap fits tightly
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; see also 000.001.152 (a,b)
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liquid Taka-diastase

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Dates
1964
circa 1964
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001148 a-b
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with Bakelite type screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; fluorescent orange sticker on back; bottle 3/4 full of liquid.
Accession Number
000001148 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with Bakelite type screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; fluorescent orange sticker on back; bottle 3/4 full of liquid.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: brown
plastic: black
paper: cream; red
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "4 FLUID OUNCES // LIQUID // TAKA-DIASTASE ® // ASPERGILLUS ORYZAE ENZYMES // Each fluid ounce contains twenty grains // of TAKA-DIASTASE ® (aspergillus oryzae // enzymes), which will liquefy 9000 grains of starch in ten minutes, under proper // conditions. // STOCK 22-118-158 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "L [encircled] S 111 A [stamped] // CONTAINS NO SUGAR // A PRESCRIPTION VEHICLE AND DIGESTANT // OF STARCH FOODS // DOSE – 2 or more teaspoonfuls during or // immediately after meals"; left side has information on right side translated into French; bottom: "3 // 3 // 31151"; (b) "PD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 1 Row F
Length
a - 12.4 cm
Depth
b - 1.5 cm
Diameter
a - 4.5 cm b - 2.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle is dusty; label slightly yellowed; some spots of discolouration; cap fits tightly
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; see also 000.001.157 (a,b)
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liquid Citralka

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Dates
1975
circa 1975
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
000001154 a-b
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with plastic screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; fluorescent orange sticker on right side; bottle 3/4 full of liquid
Accession Number
000001154 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Acid-Base Equilibrium
Fluid Therapy -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with plastic screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; fluorescent orange sticker on right side; bottle 3/4 full of liquid
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 19.0 cm x Diam. 6.5 cm
b - cap - Size: Length 2.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis from "Bruton's Drugs"
Maker
Parke-Davis
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: brown
plastic: black
paper: white; red; orange; black
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "16 FLUID OUNCES // LIQUID // CITRALKA ® // EACH FLUID OUNCE CONTAINS: // Disodium Hydrogen Citrate................ 120 gr. // A palatable solution of Disodium Hydrogen // Citrate designed to aid in maintaining // physiological alkalinity of the blood // and urine. // [last four lines repeated in French] // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario // DIN 023345 // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 22-28-168"; right side: "Exp. Aug. 1978 (L) FH 105 [stamped] // Dose – For infants and small children, 1 teaspoonful four or five times // daily; For older children (6-12 years), 2 or 3 teaspoonfuls three or four // times daily; For adults, 2 tablespoonfuls four times daily. // To be taken in water or milk; or (by adults) without dilution, followed // by liquid, if preferred. // PROTECT FROM LIGHT AND EXCESSIVE HEAT"; left side: dosages, directions, and warning repeated in French; back: "J6 Y X N // BRUTON'S // DRUGS"; bottom: "6 // L
5 // 4614 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Bottle is sound; label slightly yellowed; cap fits securely
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Dates
1975
circa 1975
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001156 a-b
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with plastic screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; bottle 2/3 full of liquid
Accession Number
000001156 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Cathartics
Constipation -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with plastic screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; bottle 2/3 full of liquid
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 19.0 cm x Diam. 6.5 cm
b - cap - Size: Length 2.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Date Remarks
Handwritten on label
Material
glass: brown
plastic: black
paper: white; black; red; blue
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "CLD [handwritten] // 16 FLUID OUNCES // CAS-EVAC® // An active and palatable liquid laxative // preparation of Cascara Sagrada. // Each ml. represents a debitterized aqueous // extract prepared from 2 Gm. ground Cascara Sagrada. // [last 5 lines repeated in French] // 1975 [handwritten] // DIN -33045 // (L) EJ 138 [stamped] // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 22-22-168"; right side: "Dose – Adults 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoonful morning and night or 1/2 to 1 // teaspoonful at night; children of 5 to 10 years, 10 to 20 drops // morning and night; infants and children under 5 years, 5 to 10 drops // once or twice a day. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd., Brockville, Ontario"; left side: information on right side repeated in French; bottom: "7 // L
S // 4614 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Bottle is sound; label slightly yellowed; two blue pen marks near centre; cap somewhat dirty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
See also 000.001.159 (a,b)
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